Over 3 Million Apply For N-Power Within 7 Days – Ministry
The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development commenced the enrolment process of the third batch of the N-Power beneficiaries on 26th June 2020.
COVID-19: Federal Government Terminates Cash Transfer Contracts In Four States
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has approved the immediate termination of the contract of two Payment Service Providers, PSPs, following their inability to meet the contractual agreement to commence Conditional Cash Transfer to beneficiaries in four States…
No New Social Media, Phone Call Regulations – FG
There are no new regulations to monitor phone calls and trawl through what Nigerians do on social media, the Federal Government has said. A trending message which was ‘’falsely’’ attributed to the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, said there…
FG Orders Cinemas To Stop Showing Banky W’s Movie
The National Film and Video Censors Board has ordered cinemas nationwide to stop showing a recently released movie, titled, Sugar Rush. The NVFCB, Executive Director, Adedayo Thomas, however, said that the movie was not suspended because of some scenes found to portray the Economic and…
Why We Did Not Release El-Zakzaky – FG
The Federal Government has explained why it did not release, alongside Sambo Dasuki and Omoyele Sowore, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky from custody. Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser and Sowore, the convener of the #RevolutionNow Movement, were released…
No Date Yet For Border Reopening –FG
The Federal Government had yet to decide a terminal date when the country’s border would be reopened to neighboring countries. The Federal Government had in August closed its borders to neighboring countries in an exercise code-named operation Exercise Swift Response. The action which had resulted…
100 Million Youths Without Decent Jobs — FG
The Federal Government of Nigeria says no fewer than 100 million youths are without decent jobs. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, disclosed this yesterday at the 2019 National Migration Dialogue at the State House, Abuja. “Nigeria’s population is over 200 million and…
FG Stops 1,044 Citizens From Travelling Abroad, Denies 22,889 ‘Foreigners’ Entry
No fewer than 1,044 Nigerians were stopped by the Nigerian government from departing the country in 2018. The reason for the decision by the government could not be ascertained, but it was learnt that the affected persons might have been placed on the security watch…
We Are Not Responsible For Most Of The Bad Roads In Nigeria – FG
Most bad roads in Nigeria are not the responsibilities of the Federal Government but those of the States, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has declared. Minister Ahmed also argued that most of the bad roads in the country belong to…
APC Fixes Anambra Governorship Forms At N22.5m, Announces Date For Primaries
Medaner said that the party would start the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election at the party’s national secretariat from April 15 to June 8.
Gov. Akeredolu Renews Fight With Former Deputy, Calls Police To Retrieve Vehicles
To this end, the Governor has enlisted the help of the state Commissioner of Police, CP Bolaji Salami, to recover the vehicles.
Ekiti 2022: Fayemi Gives Date For Interested Aide To Resign
For any aide or serving commissioner under the administration of Ekiti state governor, Kayode Fayemi who has interest to contest the coming governorship election, has till December 18 to resign.
Court Upholds Soludo’s Election As Anambra Governor
The Plaintiffs, Adindu Valentine and Egwudike Chukwuebuka, had in their suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/711/2021, alleged that Soludo lied in the affidavit (Form EC9), which he submitted to INEC.